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How to get to the Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham
Set along the scenic River Wear, the Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham places you in the heart of the charming city center. We know how important it is to have both convenience and comfort, so you can look forward to experiencing both. Wake up within walking distance of Durham's many natural and historical attractions, and enjoy idyllic views from your hotel room. Step directly out of the hotel into the city center and explore.
You can get to Durham easily by train. If you're travelling by car, there are major motorways nearby. There are also 2 airports, Durham Tees Valley International Airport and Newcastle International Airport, within a 45-minute drive. Our location in Durham city center is just a 10-minute stroll from the train station, making it ideal for business trips. You'll also be perfectly placed for visiting local businesses and corporate offices.
From Durham Tees Valley International Airport
There are several options for transportation to the hotel, including:
- Walk to the nearby Middleton St George Hospital stop and board bus number 12. Get off at the Dinsdale stop, walk to the Dinsdale train station, and take the Northern line to the Durham station just 800 meters from the hotel.
- Head to the Middleton Hall stop and board bus number 12. Get off at the Darlington stop, walk to the Darlington train station, and take the Transpennine Express line to the Durham station.
When traveling by car, it's just under 40km from the airport to the hotel. Take Junction 62 off the A1(M), and follow the signs to Durham city centre along the A690. After crossing the River Wear, stay in the left-hand lane and turn left at the traffic lights. Take the first immediate left to Framwellgate Waterside. The hotel is on the left.
From Newcastle International Airport
Take the GRN line to Newcastle's Central Station, then switch to the Transpennine, LNER, or CrossCountry lines and get off at Durham Station. The hotel is only an 800-meter walk from here.By car:
The hotel is around 40km from Newcastle Airport. Take Junction 62 off the A1(M), and follow the signs to Durham city centre along the A690. After crossing the River Wear, stay in the left-hand lane and turn left at the traffic lights. Take the first immediate left to Framwellgate Waterside. The hotel is on the left.
From Durham Train Station
From the train station, it's only a 900-meter walk to the hotel.